Tag Archives: Economy

  • NS Venkataraman USA-China trade war: Who will have the last laugh?

    The world is watching how China and the US will deal with their trade issues, which could well determine the future of global trade relations and the overall global geo-political scenario. ...

  • China, US kick off new round of tariffs in trade war

    China and the United States began imposing additional tariffs on each other’s goods on Sunday, the latest escalation in a bruising trade war, but talks could take place later this month. ...

  • China warns US to stop ‘wrong’ trade actions or face consequences

    China said on Saturday it strongly opposes Washington’s decision to levy additional tariffs on $550 billion worth of Chinese goods and warned the United States of consequences. ...

  • China threatens retaliation for Trump’s planned tariff hike

    China on Friday threatened retaliation if US President Trump’s planned tariff hikes go ahead, while the renewed acrimony between the two biggest global economies sent stock markets tumbling. ...

  • NS Venkataraman China at the crossroads

    China is realizing that economic and trade power has its limits, like Hitler realised that military power has its limits. If China will not alter its aims, it will pay a price before long. ...

  • China’s Xi meets top EU leaders to strengthen ties

    The leaders of China, France, Germany and the EU were set to meet in Paris on Tuesday for "unprecedented" talks on how to improve ties, despite growing jitters over Beijing's massive investm ...

  • Indian government steps up rural funding in last budget before election

    Indian government pledged 750 billion rupees ($10.56 billion) to support poor farmers and reduced the tax burden for the middle class on Friday, as it looked to rally support from voters. ...

  • US, China launch high-level trade talks amid deep differences

    The United States and China opened a pivotal round of high-level talks on Wednesday aimed at digging out from their months-long trade war amid deep differences over Chinese practices on ...

  • China marks 40-year economic rise as clouds gather

    China celebrates Tuesday the 40th anniversary of its transformative "reform and opening up" policy, which turned the world's most populous country into an economic juggernaut. ...

  • Indian rupee falls further against US dollar

    The Indian rupee extended its losses on Wednesday against the US dollar after ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) suffered a setback in the three state elections. ...